A walk-off double led Henry Clay Blue Devils past Apollo 8-7 on Saturday. The game was tied at seven with Henry Clay Blue Devils batting in the bottom of the eighth when Luke Wilson doubled off of Payne, driving in one run.
Apollo scored five runs in the first inning, but Henry Clay Blue Devils still managed to pull out the victory. The big inning for Apollo came thanks to a error, a groundout by Greer, a single , and a error.
Apollo captured the lead in the first inning. An error scored one run for Apollo.
Apollo knotted the game up at seven in the top of the sixth inning. With two outs in the sixth inning Hopewell drove in one run when he doubled.
Hukill earned the win for Henry Clay Blue Devils. He threw six innings, giving up two runs, four hits, striking out four, and walking one. Payne took the loss for Apollo. He pitched two and two-thirds innings, allowing one run, and three hits.
Maddox started the game for Apollo. He went four innings, surrendering four runs, five hits, and striking out three. Tommy Czuhajewski started the game for Henry Clay Blue Devils. He pitched one inning, allowing five runs, six hits, and walking zero.
Henry Clay Blue Devils collected ten hits. Keck, Boo Thompson, and Luke Wilson each collected multiple hits for Henry Clay Blue Devils. Keck went 3-for-3 at the plate to lead Henry Clay Blue Devils in hits.
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